» About     » Archive     » Submit     » Authors     » Search     » Random     » Specials     » Statistics     » Forum     » Twitter     » RSS Feed     Updates Daily

No. 74: Plush Garfield: Reproportioned Jon

First | Previous | 2009-05-04 | Next | Latest

Plush Garfield: Reproportioned Jon

First | Previous | 2009-05-04 | Next | Latest

Permanent URL: https://mezzacotta.net/garfield/?comic=74

Strip by: David Morgan-Mar, Andrew Bird

Jon: Garfield, there was a pan of lasagna here.
Jon: Where's the lasagna?
Garfield: Resting comfortably.
Jon: Where's the pan?
Garfield: Resting not so comfortably.

The author writes:

jmucchiello: So what was harder, getting the size difference between a plush cat and yourself to line or spinning around like Jon does in the last panel? I imagine the last panel could have required multiple takes.

DMM: Yeah, I had to shoot multiple takes of each frame. And some of those poses were very uncomfortable and awkward. And compounding the problem is the fact that Jon isn't proportioned like a real human being.

AB: Indeed not. But, with just a little bit of work...

Original Square Root of Minus Garfield: #52 Plush Garfield.

Original strip: 1990-02-09.